Posts from Tag: Bengaluru

Rang De all set for a new beginning!

Posted By Rang De Team in Uncategorized

It’s official! We are extremely excited to share that we now have our In-principle approval from RBI to set up the new platform as per RBI’s regulation for peer to peer lending platforms. What has changed? Rang De will soon be operational as an RBI registered entity. Rang De will now be facilitating direct digital […]

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The ‘Run to Empower’ by Rang De

Posted By Rang De Team in Updates

  We are always grateful for the support of the members of Rang De’s community. Nothing brought this home like the 2nd edition of the Run to Empower. Around 200 people turned up to participate in the 3 km run, held on a Sunday morning on 18 November, at the Indian Institute of Management Campus […]

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The Human Race: a fundraiser showcasing a story of true grit

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesThe Human Race: a fundraiser showcasing a story of true grit

Dr Samarth shared the story of taking part in the Race Across America (RAAM) The Human Race was a fundraiser organised by Rang De on 1 July 2018, about the journey of Dr Amit Samarth. Dr Samarth is a medical doctor and endurance athlete who became the first Indian to complete the Race Across America (RAAM), […]

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What is The Human Race?

Posted By Rang De Team in UpdatesWhat is The Human Race?

The Human Race is an event designed to inspire. It’s an insight into the journey of Dr. Amit Samarth, a rookie athlete who surprised the world when he completed the Race Across America. RAAM is the toughest cycling race out there and Dr Samarth cycled 11 days 21 hours and 11 minutes to cross the […]

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Why bother running? My story of taking part in the Mumbai marathon

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A bystander with a witty slogan at the Mumbai Marathon. PC: By Rudolph.A.furtado via Wikimedia Commons Throughout my childhood, I was a self-proclaimed bookworm. An utter disregard for any kind physical activity in my entire family did not help my situation. I even remember ridiculing a couple of friends and relatives who were physically active […]

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A December to Remember! Rang De’s Christmas campaign in 2017

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A few of our social investors who participated in our Christmas campaign in 2017! The Christmas of 2017 was truly special for us here at Rang De. As part of our December to Remember campaign we successfully got over 500 employees from corporates in Bangalore to contribute to a good cause. During the course of the […]

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How hundreds joined the ‘Run To Empower’ with RangDe.Org

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​​On a fine, mildly cold Sunday morning on the 12th of November, we held the first Rang De ‘Run To Empower’ at the IIM, Bengaluru campus. The three-kilometer run was held to raise funds for Rang De’s mission to fight poverty. As the people gathered early in the morning cold to run for a cause, […]

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Can we really do anything to tackle climate change in Bangalore?

Posted By Rang De Team in Energy

Bellandur as it looked in 2005. Photo by Sitaram Shastri If you have been living under a rock then you might not know that this month has been significant for climate change. We celebrated World Environment Day and brands from Ola to Myntra did what they could to join the trending topic. The United States shocked […]

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Have you ever received a scholarship?

Posted By Rang De Team in Education

Guardians of Dreams is seeking to raise funds on our portal so they can award scholarships to children from shelter homes who achieved 60% of higher in their 10th and 12th Std exams Picture this. A young boy at the age of 16 is told that he has to go back home because the fees at […]

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Educating the children of waste workers in Bengaluru

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Rang De provides low-cost education loans to children of the waste wor kercommunity in Bengaluru “Our children deserve an education too”. One of our borrowers in Bengaluru said these words; the ‘our’ referring to the waste picking community. She is a waste worker associated with Hasirudala, one of Rang De’s field partners in Bengaluru. We […]

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